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Music and Movement

Enjoy songs and movement activities that build motor and social skills, and increase independence as well as language ability in your child. These are...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Almaden Branch Library, Children's Picture Book Area

Moon Festival drum craft

Insiders: Moon Festival Story and Craft

Join us for a Moon Festival story and craft. Learn about Moon Festival traditions and make your very own hand drums to take home in honor of the festival!...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Bascom Branch Library, Group Study Room

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Computer Help for Seniors

Did you receive a new electronic device? Do you need help with new social media? Do you want to know what more you can do with your e-mail? Bring these Tech...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Berryessa Branch Library, Study Room C

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INSIDERS: Pumpkin Sun-Catchers

Join us to make a Pumpkin Sun-Catcher in celebration of Halloween. Come in for socializing, finding new friends, networking, making jokes,  having...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Educational Park Branch Library

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Baby Lapsit Storytime

Babies, 0 to 12 months, and their caregivers are invited to join us for 20 minutes of songs, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, and stories....

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Joyce Ellington Branch Library, Children's Area

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Preschool Storytime and Stay & Play

Preschoolers engage with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills. Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to become...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Santa Teresa Branch Library

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Baby and Toddler Storytime and Stay & Play

Babies and toddlers learn and grow with new experiences. Enhance their brainpower by engaging them with new sights, sounds, movement, and interaction with...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Vineland Branch Library

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Programa de Familias Resilientes

Resilient Families is a community-led program embedded in the Early Childhood Education Programs at Sacred Heart Community Service. RF is designed to...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Tully Community Branch Library, Community Room

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Beginning ESL for Mandarin Speakers

The Beginning ESL for Mandarin Speakers program creates a welcoming and respectful environment for adult learners of English to practice their English...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Almaden Branch Library, Program Room

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Free Beginning ESL Class / Clese de Ingles Gratuita

Basic Requirements: Must be at least 18 years old Live or work in San José Complete registration and assessment process Commit to class schedule...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library, Family Learning Center Classroom

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Clase de ciudadania en español para personas mayor de 50 años

Citizenship class in Spanish for people over 50.

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Biblioteca Latinoamericana Branch Library

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Preschool Storytime and Stay & Play

Preschoolers engage with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills.  Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Cambrian Branch Library, Community Room

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Baby and Toddler Storytime and Stay & Play

Babies and toddlers learn and grow with new experiences. Enhance their brainpower by engaging them with new sights, sounds, movement, and interaction with...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Edenvale Branch Library, Children's Area

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ESL Conversation Club

NOTE: ESL Conversation Club is cancelled on Tuesday, June 19th & 26th. We'll be back on July 3rd! English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Santa Teresa Branch Library, Group Study Room A

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eBook Help

Get hands-on help with borrowing and downloading FREE library eBooks and eAudiobooks to your Kindle, Nook, iPad or other eReading device. You are welcome...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Vineland Branch Library

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Friends Of the Vineland Library's Lobby Sale

Come in to buy hand picked books and support your library programs!

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Vineland Branch Library

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Preschool Storytime and Stay & Play

Preschoolers engage with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills. Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to become...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Village Square Branch Library

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Preschool Storytime and Stay & Play

Preschoolers engage with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills. Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to become...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
West Valley Branch Library, Community Room

Street Smarts public safety signs

Street Smart Pedestrian And Bike Safety

Have fun and learn about pedestrian and bicycle traffic safety with Officer Cordell Bailey, a Traffic Safety Education Officer from San Jose's ...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Calabazas Branch Library

 Senator Robert F. Kennedy's presidential campaign memorabilia

Historic Political Campaign: Robert Kennedy's 1968 Presidential...

The California Room presents a special exhibit designed by California Room staff, Ralph Pearce. Revisit Senator Robert F. Kennedy's presidential campaign on...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Special Collections ~ California Room, 5th Floor

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Children's Discovery Museum Storytime and Craft

Every 4th Tuesday the Children's Discovery Museum will be at the Berryessa Library for stories, crafts, and fun!

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Berryessa Branch Library, Storytime Area

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Cameras, Exposure, Photography

Are you interested in taking a free and open online course, but don’t want to study alone? Why not join our Learning Circle, and study face-to-face with your...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Evergreen Branch Library, Group Study Room A

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Computer Help for Seniors

Did you receive a new electronic device? Do you need help with new social media? Do you want to know what more you can do with your e-mail? Bring these Tech...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Berryessa Branch Library, Study Room C

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Reading to Children with Ms. Camie

Join us on Tuesday mornings at 11:30 in the Children's Area/ Family Place for stories with our volunteer Ms. Camie. Choose some stories to listen to with...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Evergreen Branch Library, Children's Area

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Toddler Storytime & Stay and Play

Toddlers start building skills needed to learn and succeed in school in a fun way. Through music and movement activities and the fun of books, they discover...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Children's Room, 1st Floor